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May 6, 2021

Pulmonary Decongestion May Facilitate Treatment of Pneumonia in Patients with Cardiogenic Shock

Patrick Horn, MD, discusses his recently published paper investigating the impact of left ventricular unloading on pulmonary congestion and pneumonia in patients with cardiogenic shock.

May 6, 2021

Live Case Highlights: Protected PCI with Anatomic Coronary Complexity, Pre-PCI Impella® Support and Aggressive Contrast Management

This live case highlights left main bifurcation Protected PCI with anatomic coronary complexity, pre-PCI Impella support, and aggressive contrast management for renal protection.

April 29, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Setup Procedure for Impella CP® with SmartAssist®  

This Impella skills video demonstrates the setup procedure for the Impella CP with SmartAssist.

April 28, 2021

Final Results from the National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative (NCSI) Study Demonstrate the Benefit of Early Cardiac Unloading with Impella®

The final results of the physician-led NCSI Study demonstrate a 71% survival to discharge with greater than 90% native heart recovery when best practices are used.

April 27, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Impella 5.5® with SmartAssist® Insertion with Axillary Insertion Kit

This Impella skills video demonstrates insertion of the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist using the axillary insertion kit.

April 23, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Impella 5.0® Insertion with Axillary Insertion Kit

This Impella skills video demonstrates insertion of the Impella 5.0 using the axillary insertion kit.

April 21, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Escalation from Impella CP® with SmartAssist® to Impella 5.5® with SmartAssist®

This Impella skills video demonstrates the steps of escalation from the Impella CP with SmartAssist to the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist heart pump.

April 19, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Adjusting the LV Placement Signal

This Impella skills video demonstrates how to adjust the LV placement signal for the Impella CP® with SmartAssist® and Impella 5.5® with SmartAssist®.

April 15, 2021

First Patient Enrolled in PROTECT IV Randomized Controlled Trial of Impella® Heart Pumps

The PROTECT IV RCT will leverage advancements in technology and best practices learned since the completion of the PROTECT II RCT and the FDA pre-market approval for Impella 2.5® for high-risk PCI. 

April 14, 2021

Using the Repositioning Guide with SmartAssist®

This Impella® Skills video demonstrates how to reposition the Impella CP® with SmartAssist® or the Impella 5.5® with SmartAssist® using the Repositioning Guide. 

April 8, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Insertion Steps for the Impella CP® with SmartAssist®

This Impella skills video demonstrates the insertion steps for the Impella CP with SmartAssist.

April 8, 2021

Live Case: High-Risk PCI with Atherectomy, Stenting, and Impella® Support

This live case highlights high-risk PCI involving a calcified graft lesion treated with orbital atherectomy and stenting with Impella heart pump hemodynamic support.

March 24, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Case Start for Impella 2.5® and Impella CP®  

This Impella skills video demonstrates how to set up and start a case with the Impella 2.5 or Impella CP.

March 15, 2021

Impella® Skills Video: Single-Access Technique for Impella CP® and Impella CP® with SmartAssist®

This Impella skills video describes the single-access technique for the Impella CP and Impella CP with SmartAssist.

March 10, 2021

Early MCS with Impella® and V-A ECMO in Refractory Cardiogenic Shock

Jörn Tongers, MD, discusses early combined mechanical circulatory support with an Impella heart pump and V-A ECMO in patients with refractory cardiogenic shock. 

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